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'''Lucida''' is an extended family of related typefaces designed by Charles Bigelow (type designer)|Charles Bigelow and Kris Holmes in 1985. The family is intended to be extremely legible when printed at small size or displayed on a low-resolution display - hence the name, from 'lucid' (clear or easy to understand). There are many variants of Lucida, including serif (Fax, Bright), sans-serif (Sans, Lucida Sans Unicode|Sans Unicode, Lucida Grande|Grande, Sans Typewriter) and scripts (Blackletter, Calligraphy, Handwriting). Many are released with other software, most notably Microsoft Office. Bigelow & Holmes, together with the (now defunct) TeX vendor Y&Y, extended the Lucida family with a full set of TeX mathematical symbols, making it one of the few typefaces that provide full-featured text and mathematical typesetting within TeX. Lucida is still licensed commercially through the TeX Users...
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Always Available
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Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet -- History
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acoustic instruments
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ambient
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environmental sounds
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Two left hands on two right arms
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lucida
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savage, mary lucida, b. 1865
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English
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